University Event Services
The University of Vermont Event Services is seeking a Sr. Event Production Specialist. Reporting to the Event Production & Technical Manager, this position serves as the lead Production staff person. Perform delivery/storage/set-up/breakdown for events at the University campus. Provide functional supervision of 3 full-time and 10-25 temporary and/or student staff including training, reviewing work, and reporting performance deficiencies. Provide leadership and direction for events. Anticipate needs; assist customers/guests; interact in a courteous and efficient manner; multi-task; and problem-solve. Perform custodial duties and general maintenance associated with events.
High School Diploma and two years of experience in hospitality/event services and experience with sound systems, visual projection and event lighting required. Effective interpersonal and organizational skills and experience working effectively in teams and independently. Valid driver’s license, or ability to obtain and driver’s check required. Initial employment contingent upon successful completion of physical screening: ability to lift 70 lbs. and push/pull 80-100 lbs., climb ladders and work in inclement weather when outdoors. Demonstrated ongoing commitment to workplace diversity, sustainability and delivering exceptional value and great experience to customers.
Review of applications to begin immediately and continue until position is filled. For further information, or to apply with on-line application, resume, cover letter, and names and contact information for professional references, visit our website.
The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law. The University encourages applications from all individuals who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution.
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